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Rep.Ortega, Evelina "Lina"

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Rep. Ortega Applauds House Passage of H.B. 21  print page

by: Rep. Ortega, Evelina "Lina"

AUSTIN – Today, following the passage of school finance legislation, Representative Lina Ortega released the following statement:

“Though the bill is not perfect, today I was proud to stand with my House colleagues and support a school finance bill that moves us one step closer to a fully funded, equitable school finance system.”

House Bill 21 is projected to send over $8 million per year in additional funding to El Paso Independent School District.


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